Golf Skills Camp

Dates

Camp 1:    June 5 – 9
Camp 2:    July 10 – 14

Time

8:00am – 12:00pm

Locations
(See below for addresses)
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Golf Course Golf Course RAC  Golf Course  Golf Course

Golf is a fun, social and inclusive sport for both boys and girls. Let our PGA Professionals teach your child golf through a variety of fun activities that will develop the skills needed for a lifetime of success on and off the course. Instruction will focus on growing the core competencies of the game, while also developing golf-specific skills and fitness through such fun activities as archery, swimming, team-play, and parent/child events.

Signing up your child is as easy as
1 – 2 – 3!

1 – Register Online

Register Online To Make a Payment and Secure Your Spot in the Golf Skills Camp.

or

If Registering In Person – You may also sign up at the Golf Shop at 1031 Golf Club Rd. in Statesboro. If doing so, please print and fill out the registration forms in step 2.

Registration closes by 5pm, Monday May 29th or until capacity is reached for Camp Session Monday, June 5th – Friday, June 9th.

Registration closes by 5pm, Monday July 3rd or until capacity is reached for Camp Session Monday, July 10th – Friday, July 14th.

2 – Complete the Registration Forms

Waivers and all needed paperwork are located in the registration packet. For your convenience, you may complete the packet either electronically or by hand. Once completed, please sign all documents by hand. The completed signup registration may be brought to the 1st day of camp.

3 – Bring in the forms

Bring your completed forms to the Golf Course by the first day of camp. Please arrive early to turn in forms in the Multi-Purpose Room.


Pricing

$149.00 includes all camp fees, activities, snacks and drinks during the session.

Contact

Camp will be split into groups based on age and experience. We welcome ages seven and up.

Locations
Georgia Southern University Golf Course
1031 Golf Club Rd.
Statesboro, GA
Recreation Activity Center
2687 Bunny Akins Blvd.
Statesboro, GA

Frequently Asked Questions

What does my child need to bring?
Athletic or golf shoes, t-shirt or golf shirt, sunscreen and light colored lightweight clothing to protect from sun and heat. Golf Equipment is provided but if your child has some, please bring it. Wednesday & Friday Swimwear, Towel and Change of clothes.

Will there be snacks?
The children will be provided with snacks and drinks. Should they have any food allergies or sensitivities, please let us know. You may also send along any additional food your child desires.

Should I just go buy some clubs now?
The Golf Course has equipment for the campers. Wait and let our PGA Professionals provide their expert advice. We want you to get the best price for the equipment that fits your child. We meet or beat the prices of discount stores many times. Just give us a chance to show you.

My child has learned some golf already. Is this for him or her?
Yes definitely, beginners as well as ones having some experience are welcome.

My child never played the game of golf and will just get embarrassed. Should he or she come?
We all started out from somewhere. If you have tried other sports and they are not interested, try golf. It is a great individual as well as team sport. Come for some fun and meet some new friends. This game is a game you can enjoy for a lifetime.

Can we bring a friend?
Sure just make sure to have your friend sign up together today or share this website with them!

What if I cannot make one session?
We cannot offer any separate make up sessions, but please see one of our PGA Professionals and they can see you individually for a private lesson.

Is there a deadline to register?
We have limited space in this program so when it fills up we will have to close registrations. Deadline is usually one week before the first Session.

What if the session is full?
Do not wait to register as the limit is 24 individuals in each session. If you miss out, sign up for the next one as we will offer another one in July. Please e-mail us to let us know you are interested in future sessions.

What if I have to cancel?
Refund Policy – In order to obtain a refund, you must submit a written request by e-mail prior to the start of the camp.

What if I get sick or injured?
Please see the Program Coordinator to work out a solution.

What if the weather prevents us from having a session?
Every effort will be taken to have the session outdoors or in case of inclement weather indoors.

Schedule of Events

Schedule
Time Activity
Monday 8:00am Fitness
“Erk Russell Shuffle” Full Body Movement and Hand-Foot-Eye Coordination, Arm and Core Stretching / Muscle Activation
8:30am Skills Training
US Kids Games developed to learn Putting, Chipping, Pitching & Full Swing
11:00am On-Course Play
PGA Junior League Style Team Format
Tuesday 8:00am Fitness
Frisbee Frenzy for Hand-Eye Coordination and Control. Lower Body Stretch and Activation
8:30am Skills Training
More US Kids Games developed to learn Putting, Chipping, Pitching & Full Swing
11:00am Golf Ball “Fishing”
Wednesday
@
The RAC
8:00am Fitness
Lower Body Coordination and Power
8:30am Indoor “Archery”
Learn to Aim and Develop Proper Routines
9:30am Technical Instruction
Importance of Alignment and Accuracy
10:35am Swimming Pool *
Water Polo, Pitch to Water Ring, Swimming
Thursday 8:00am Fitness
Arm Accuracy, Arm Stretch, Pre-Round Warm-Up Routines
8:30am Skills Training
Tic-Tac Toe Putting, Bunker Thump, Chip in the Pool, SNAG Suit Smash
10:20am 3-Hole Team Scramble
Friday 8:00am Fitness
Dynamic Stretch, Warm-Up and Muscle Activation & Generate Power
8:30am Slip & Slide *
9:00am Parents Golf Clinic
Instruction for the Parents to Get Ready for the Adult/Junior Scramble
10:00am Adult/Junior Scramble

* Bring swimwear and a change of clothes.

Last updated: 3/3/2017

Campus Recreation & Intramurals • 3271 Old Register Rd • Statesboro, GA • 912-478-SSEC (7732) • ssec@georgiasouthern.edu